Michael Bond is a science writer specialising in psychology and social behaviour. He is the author of Wayfinding: The Art and Science of How We Find and Lose Our Way (2020).
We are wayfinders
Navigation and spatial awareness sustained humans for tens of thousands of years. Have we lost the trail in modern times?
The intimacy of crowds
Crowds aren’t really crazed – they are made of highly co-operative individuals driven to shared interests and goals